Callaway County deputies arrested four people on drug charges in a period of one hour Tuesday evening.
Callaway County Sheriff Clay Chism said the four arrested were: D’Metreous Austin, 20; Austen Stinnett, 20; and Dominique Ford, 20; all of Fulton; and Antonio Chester, 32, of Holts Summit.
At 1:17 p.m. Tuesday, a deputy was patrolling Route F and stopped a vehicle driven by Austin for a traffic violation. During the investigation, other vehicle occupants were identified as Stinnett and Ford.
Deputies then found various felony-level controlled substances in the vehicle. Deputies also located items related to the sale of drugs and drug paraphernalia.
Austin was arrested for felony delivery of a controlled substance, felony possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. According to Missouri Case.net, in 2014 Austin was charged with a felony drug charge and given five years supervised probation.
Stinnett was arrested for felony delivery of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. In December, Stinnett was arrested on charges of felony delivery of a controlled substance after being stopped on Route F for a traffic violation. The county’s K9 unit discovered marijuana and other items in the vehicle.
In early November, Stinnett was also arrested for felony drug delivery charges in the Kingdom City area, and later that day, was again arrested by